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People are quicker to shoot black targets with a gun than they are to shoot white targets, a new study suggests.(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Latest St. Louis City Crime Report Shows Worrisome Trends

The murder rate continues its dramatic rise in the city of St. Louis in the latest crime report.

12/12/2014

Missouri Sen. Marie Chappelle-Nadal (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Bill Would Allow St. Louis City to Re-Enter St. Louis County

Chappelle-Nadal says the bill would save the region millions because it would stop the duplication of services between the city and county.

12/04/2014

Missouri Congressman Lacy Clay (KMOX file photo)

Clay Wants Wider Civil Rights Investigation

U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay is asking the Justice Department to widen its civil rights investigation in the St. Louis region to include municipal courts in the city and throughout St. Louis County.

10/28/2014

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Study Calls for Reform in St. Louis Area Speed-Trap Towns

Municipal traffic courts across the city and county are taking in $65 million a year, and Dave Liepholtz with Better Together says for many, it’s getting old.

10/16/2014

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Missouri Officers Undergo State-Mandated Training Amid Rising Police-Community Tensions

Police officers who fired rubber bullets and tear gas canisters two months earlier in Ferguson received training from a required state program.

10/10/2014

Photo: KMOX file

Two Shot in City, One Fatally

Man is killed, woman in serious but stable condition

08/31/2014

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Abdominal Infection Spreading Through St. Louis City

Cases of shigellosis have been found in St. Louis City and in neighboring counties as well.

05/14/2014

Lewis Reed. Photo: KMOX

Reed Polls Residents on $200M Bond Issue

Board of Alderman President Lewis Reed is holding a series of meetings to receive feedback from the public before officially proposing a bond that could be used in the city.

04/18/2014

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St. Charles County Among Missouri’s Healthiest

St. Louis County came in number 20, and Jefferson County at number 34.

03/27/2014

St. Louis City, County Officers Will Soon Begin Cross-Deputization

It would allow officers to make more arrests in each other’s jurisdiction. St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch says it’s not a step toward a merger.

12/11/2013

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